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Bruno Fernandes sends Man Utd pal Paul Pogba cheeky warning ahead of Portugal vs France showdown at Euro 2020

BRUNO FERNANDES has fired a cheeky, light-hearted Euros warning at Manchester United team-mate Paul Pogba.

The pair are set to do battle at Euro 2020, having both been drawn in Group F with their respective nations.

Bruno Fernandes fired the friendly warning at Paul Pogba
Friends will temporarily become foes next Wednesday

Pogba, 28, got his campaign with France off to a flyer last night, as Les Bleus defeated Germany 1-0 in Munich.

The midfielder’s performance earned him the man of the match award, a fact not unnoticed by Fernandes.

While watching Pogba’s post-match interview on TV Fernandes, 26, took to Instagram to stoke the friendly fire.

He wrote: “Happy for you, but MVP only today.”

Fernandes followed his message with the ‘eyes’ emoji, before tagging Pogba.

The attacking midfielder himself got off to a good start with defending champions Portugal.

But it wasn’t all plain sailing.

Fernando Santos’ side took 84 minutes to break down a stubborn Hungary side in front of a raucous crowd in Budapest.

Pogba, 28, produced a brilliant performance for Les Bleus

Fernandes and Co left it late against Hungary

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Raphael Guerreiro finally broke the deadlock, before Cristiano Ronaldo added a late double.

France then took on Germany later that evening.

Pogba produced a sensational pass in the build-up to Mats Hummels’ own goal and looked his best alongside N’Golo Kante and Adrien Rabiot.

The French take on Hungary on Saturday afternoon, before Portugal face Germany.

Pogba and Fernandes will then do battle next Wednesday at Ferenc Puskas Stadium in Budapest.

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